UK Citizenship Test

UK Citizenship Practice Test 7

This Life in the UK practice test contains 24 sample questions and 45 minutes time limit. Remember that you need to get at least 18 Questions correct or 75% to pass this Life in the UK practice test.

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  1. Which of the following statements is correct?
    • EastEnders and Coronation Street are popular television programmes.
    • EastEnders and Coronation Street are historical landmarks.
  2. EastEnders and Coronation Street are famous UK landmarks
    • True
    • False
  3. In 1588, which country sent a large fleet of ships to conquer England and restore Catholicism?
    • India
    • USA
    • Russia
    • Spain
  4. What was the name given to those who supported Parliament during the Civil war which began in 1642?
    • Roundheads
    • Cavaliers
    • Republicans
    • None of the above
  5. St Andrews is the patron saint of Wales
    • True
    • False
  6. Henry VIII's fourth wife, Anne Cleves was a Spanish princess
    • True
    • False
  7. The UK is not a member of the Commonwealth
    • True
    • False
  8. Who is the Patron Saint of Scotland?
    • St David
    • St Andrew
    • St George
    • St Patrick
  9. In the past, the imposition of the departmental policies by the civil servants on new ministers was suspected by______
    • The Prime Minister
    • The Opposition
    • The Public
    • Commentators
  10. How many individuals comprise the Cabinet?
    • About 20 senior MPs
    • About 40 senior MPs
    • About 60 senior MPs
    • About 50 senior MPs
  11. Who established the Church of England?
    • The Queen
    • Elizabeth I
    • Henry VIII
    • None of the above
  12. Which of the following national galleries is NOT located in London?
    • The National Museum
    • Tate Modern
    • Tate Britain
    • The National Gallery
  13. What is the meaning of ‘Magna Carta’?
    • The Great Charter
    • The Big Charter
    • The Small Charter
    • The King’s Charter
  14. Who was the first person to lead a Roman invasion in Britain in 55 BC?
    • Emperor Claudius
    • William Caxton
    • Napoleon
    • Julius Caesar
  15. On which issues cannot the Northern Ireland Assembly make decisions?
    • Health
    • Education
    • Agriculture
    • Defense
  16. Where are the Welsh government and National Assembly for Wales based?
    • In Cardiff
    • In Llandudno
    • In Swansea
    • In Conwy
  17. Who introduced the Statute of Rhuddlan by which Wales annexed to the Crown of England in 1284?
    • Robert the Bruce
    • King Henry V
    • King Edward I of England
    • William III of England
  18. Who is responsible for the creation of the European Convention on Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms?
    • The United Nations
    • The Commonwealth
    • The Council of Europe
    • The UN Security Council
  19. Members of the House of Lords may stand for election to the House of Commons and are eligible for all public offices
    • True
    • False
  20. How often do the ministers that form the Cabinet meet to make important decisions about government policy?
    • Weekly
    • Every six months
    • Monthly
    • Every day
  21. Under which Act was the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland created?
    • The Great Act
    • The Act of Union
    • The United Kingdom Act
    • The Act of Great Britain
  22. When did Emmeline Pankhurst set up the women’s Franchise League, which fought to get the vote in local elections for married women?
    • 1885
    • 1881
    • 1889
    • 1883
  23. ‘The Restoration’ refers to the re-establishment of Catholicism as the official Church in the 17th century. TRUE or FALSE?
    • True
    • False
  24. What was the population of the UK in 2005?
    • Just under 20 million
    • Just under 30 million
    • Just under 60 million
    • Just under 10 million

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You need to get at least 75% (18 Questions correct) to pass this Life in the UK practice test.